The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Device Driver in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Device Driver over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Device Drivers
UK / England
Rank 743 859 836
Rank change year-on-year +116 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Device Driver 100 73 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.075% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.18% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 80 56 72
Median salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.19% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £69,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.17%  

Device Driver is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30533 39840 39508
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.42% 41.10% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 24754 32234 31539
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Device Driver
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Device Driver as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Device Driver in England

Device Driver
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Device Driver in England.

Salary trend for Device Driver in England

Device Driver
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Device Driver in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Device Driver in England

Device Driver
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Device Driver within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +103 37 £55,000 +15.78% 5
North West +11 29 £37,500 -14.77% 1
East of England +23 8 £36,250 -19.44% 2
South West +22 7 £47,500 +20.25% 4
East Midlands +10 7 £40,000 - 1
South East +45 6 £44,250 -1.66% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £41,250 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
Device Driver
UK

Device Driver
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Device Driver also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Device Driver.

1 137 (78.74%) C++
2 126 (72.41%) Linux
3 108 (62.07%) C
4 99 (56.90%) Software Engineering
5 82 (47.13%) Device Driver Development
6 63 (36.21%) Degree
7 52 (29.89%) Computer Science
8 50 (28.74%) TCP/IP
9 48 (27.59%) Embedded C
10 46 (26.44%) Python
11 44 (25.29%) Git (software)
12 43 (24.71%) Embedded C++
13 40 (22.99%) Embedded Linux
14 37 (21.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 37 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (19.54%) Windows
16 31 (17.82%) OO
17 28 (16.09%) Java
18 27 (15.52%) Electronics
19 26 (14.94%) Firmware
19 26 (14.94%) Multithreading
20 25 (14.37%) HTML
20 25 (14.37%) Ethernet
20 25 (14.37%) InfiniBand
21 23 (13.22%) PHP
21 23 (13.22%) SOAP
22 21 (12.07%) Qt
23 20 (11.49%) Unix
23 20 (11.49%) HTTP
23 20 (11.49%) Finance

Device Driver
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.17%) nginx
2 3 (1.72%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.15%) SAS
4 1 (0.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.57%) Confluence
4 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.72%) GNU Octave
2 3 (1.72%) Simulink
3 1 (0.57%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.30%) GitHub
2 2 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 50 (28.74%) TCP/IP
2 25 (14.37%) Ethernet
2 25 (14.37%) InfiniBand
3 20 (11.49%) HTTP
4 17 (9.77%) Bluetooth
5 15 (8.62%) RS-485
6 13 (7.47%) Wireless
7 10 (5.75%) DHCP
7 10 (5.75%) DNS
7 10 (5.75%) RS-232
8 9 (5.17%) Internet
8 9 (5.17%) SSL
9 8 (4.60%) GPRS
9 8 (4.60%) GSM
10 7 (4.02%) Network Security
10 7 (4.02%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (3.45%) DVB
11 6 (3.45%) NFC
11 6 (3.45%) UMTS
11 6 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.15%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.57%) KDB
2 1 (0.57%) Kdb+
2 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.57%) MySQL
2 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (25.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.77%) JIRA
3 15 (8.62%) Subversion
4 3 (1.72%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.57%) CANoe
5 1 (0.57%) CMake
5 1 (0.57%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.57%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.57%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.57%) VectorCAST
General
1 27 (15.52%) Electronics
2 20 (11.49%) Finance
3 17 (9.77%) Manufacturing
4 13 (7.47%) Automotive
5 6 (3.45%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.15%) Games
7 2 (1.15%) Marketing
8 1 (0.57%) Avionics
8 1 (0.57%) Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (41.95%) Software Engineer
2 66 (37.93%) Developer
3 59 (33.91%) Embedded Engineer
4 41 (23.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 35 (20.11%) Linux Engineer
6 33 (18.97%) C++ Developer
7 31 (17.82%) Linux Developer
8 29 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
9 28 (16.09%) Embedded Linux Engineer
10 23 (13.22%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 23 (13.22%) Embedded Developer
11 19 (10.92%) Python Developer
12 15 (8.62%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
13 14 (8.05%) Embedded C Engineer
13 14 (8.05%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
14 13 (7.47%) C Developer
14 13 (7.47%) C/C++ Developer
14 13 (7.47%) Embedded C++ Developer
15 12 (6.90%) C Software Engineer
15 12 (6.90%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.37%) HTML
2 23 (13.22%) SOAP
3 21 (12.07%) Qt
4 12 (6.90%) JSON
5 11 (6.32%) Middleware
6 10 (5.75%) MFC
6 10 (5.75%) RESTful
6 10 (5.75%) XML
7 7 (4.02%) Flash
8 6 (3.45%) BREW
8 6 (3.45%) J2ME
8 6 (3.45%) OpenAL
8 6 (3.45%) OpenCL
8 6 (3.45%) OpenGL
8 6 (3.45%) Series 60
8 6 (3.45%) SVG
8 6 (3.45%) UIQ
9 5 (2.87%) .NET
10 4 (2.30%) Ajax
11 3 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 52 (29.89%) Computer Science
2 37 (21.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 20 (11.49%) Algorithms
4 16 (9.20%) VHDL
5 13 (7.47%) Embedded Systems
6 11 (6.32%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.45%) iPhone
7 6 (3.45%) MPEG
7 6 (3.45%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.87%) Verilog
9 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.30%) CUDA
10 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.72%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.15%) Blackberry
11 2 (1.15%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.15%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.15%) User Experience
12 1 (0.57%) CAN bus
12 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 126 (72.41%) Linux
2 40 (22.99%) Embedded Linux
3 34 (19.54%) Windows
4 20 (11.49%) Unix
5 17 (9.77%) Android
6 6 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 6 (3.45%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 6 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (2.87%) VxWorks
7 5 (2.87%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) CentOS
9 1 (0.57%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (56.90%) Software Engineering
2 82 (47.13%) Device Driver Development
3 37 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (17.82%) OO
5 26 (14.94%) Multithreading
6 20 (11.49%) Mentoring
7 18 (10.34%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 17 (9.77%) Open Source
9 16 (9.20%) FPGA Design
10 15 (8.62%) Physics
10 15 (8.62%) Validation
11 14 (8.05%) SDLC
12 13 (7.47%) UML
13 12 (6.90%) Embedded Software Development
14 11 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (6.32%) Financial Modelling
14 11 (6.32%) Memory Management
15 10 (5.75%) API Development
15 10 (5.75%) Feasibility Study
15 10 (5.75%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 137 (78.74%) C++
2 108 (62.07%) C
3 48 (27.59%) Embedded C
4 46 (26.44%) Python
5 43 (24.71%) Embedded C++
6 28 (16.09%) Java
7 23 (13.22%) PHP
8 12 (6.90%) C#
9 8 (4.60%) Perl
10 7 (4.02%) MATLAB
11 6 (3.45%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.87%) Assembly Language
13 3 (1.72%) JavaScript
13 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.72%) Tcl
14 2 (1.15%) F#
14 2 (1.15%) Haskell
14 2 (1.15%) ML
14 2 (1.15%) OCaml
15 1 (0.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (36.21%) Degree
2 11 (6.32%) HNC
2 11 (6.32%) HND
2 11 (6.32%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.87%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.30%) MCSA
4 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.30%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.15%) CCA
6 2 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.15%) MCSE
6 2 (1.15%) PhD
7 1 (0.57%) CCENT
7 1 (0.57%) CCNA
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.57%) IISP
7 1 (0.57%) MCP
7 1 (0.57%) VCP5
7 1 (0.57%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.30%) QA
2 3 (1.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.15%) JTAG
4 1 (0.57%) DO-178B
4 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.57%) MISRA
System Software
1 26 (14.94%) Firmware
2 9 (5.17%) Samba
2 9 (5.17%) Squid
3 3 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.72%) vSphere
3 3 (1.72%) XenApp
4 2 (1.15%) GFS2
4 2 (1.15%) NFS
4 2 (1.15%) QEMU
4 2 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.15%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.15%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.57%) iptables
5 1 (0.57%) KVM
5 1 (0.57%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (0.57%) Ansible
2 1 (0.57%) SELinux
Vendors
1 17 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.32%) Intel
3 10 (5.75%) EMC
4 8 (4.60%) Xilinx
5 6 (3.45%) Symbian
6 5 (2.87%) VMware
7 4 (2.30%) Freescale
8 3 (1.72%) Citrix
9 2 (1.15%) Altera
9 2 (1.15%) Atmel
9 2 (1.15%) Cisco
10 1 (0.57%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.57%) Renesas
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